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Sonnen: ‘Broke’ Mayweather training for boxing return, not UFC debut

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Wait, so there’s a chance Floyd Mayweather Jr. is not going to become a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter and face Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Conor McGregor in late 2018?

But ... but ... the training! The buffness! The billions!

That doesn’t mean “Money” is calling it quits just yet. Not because of the competitive fire, but rather because the aging pugilist is broke and needs the money. I guess this whopping payday wasn’t enough to rebound from all those tax troubles.

“Floyd’s not gonna do MMA but he is gonna box again,” former UFC title contender Chael Sonnen told TMZ Sports. “I will tell you unequivocally, right now, Floyd Mayweather does, and is planning, to box one more time.”

“Floyd’s broke,” he continued. “It does not matter what you made, it matters what you kept, and he is a dumb-dumb. Look, he’s just not a very bright guy. He’s surrounded with even less bright guys.”

Who needs brains when you have brawn Voltron?